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Wednesday, May 24, 2006

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From this month's Previews:

Jesus H. Christ

20 Love Letters:

Anonymous Nicolas Papaconstantinou said...

Um...

How did that happen?

3:12 AM

 
Blogger Joe Rice said...

Welcome to the world of the totally clueless.

6:51 AM

 
Blogger Benari said...

DC's CIVIL WAR:

Which side are you on?

10:10 AM

 
Blogger Apodaca said...

White people!

White People!

WHITE PEOPLE!

3:10 PM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

RAHOWA!

3:30 AM

 
Blogger Greg McElhatton said...

You'd think SOMEONE at Graphitti Designs would've stopped that before it got sent to Diamond...

12:15 PM

 
Blogger Royal Burnell III said...

just....wow

11:17 PM

 
Anonymous Kerry said...

That really is pretty tasteless. Why on earth would they have thought that was a good idea for a caption? I wonder if they're catching any heat for that Garphitti or Diamond.

2:03 PM

 
Blogger Lex said...

That's what you get for hiring the KKK's advertising agency. Sure they're cheaper, but is it really worth it?

5:52 PM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

All snark aside, that's offensive. Diamond needs to recall that issue of Previews.

7:19 PM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Are you kidding? It was an accident. How do you take offense at an accident? Obviously none of the people responsible for the ad are espousing "white power" in the racial sense.

9:02 AM

 
Anonymous Stuff happens said...

The only thing worse than this mistake in copy editing is the PC fanboy knee jerk reaction that will follow.

You'd think Wolverine just called Saberetooth a kike or something.

5:40 PM

 
Anonymous stuff happens again said...

I wonder if the same nerds would be up in arms if they made one of those licensed Kevin Smith t-shirts with Hooper X and the words "Black Rage M*therf***er!"?

5:45 PM

 
Blogger Rohan Williams said...

Sorry, I've missed something... how is that an accident, or a mistake in copy editing? Is there a typo there or something?
It's not an 'accident', just an incredibly bizarre play on words. It's comical and offensive at the same time... quite a feat.

11:41 PM

 
Blogger Apodaca said...

"The only thing worse than this mistake in copy editing is the PC fanboy knee jerk reaction that will follow."

Isn't it funny when people try to shoehorn every point of conversation to apply to their agendas?

No? Oh, okay.

6:41 PM

 
Blogger alex said...

IT IS FUNNY DAN.

Yes it is!

7:15 AM

 
Anonymous Moose N Squirrel said...

Sooo... where was the joke supposed to be here? Is it technically a pun because the "S" shield is white and Superman is powerful? Is it a curious allusion to Kal-el's previously undisclosed Aryan Brotherhood past? This seems like less of a means to sell t-shirts and more of a way to say "not only am I a racist, but I'm a deeply confusing racist."

10:01 AM

 
Anonymous Dubin said...

Sabertooth's jewish?

10:54 PM

 
Blogger Rohan Williams said...

Have you ever seen any black Kryptonians?

3:54 AM

 
Blogger Joe Rice said...

Dubin: No, but a few years back there was a lettering mishap (or worse) where "killer" got turned into "kike."

6:49 AM

 

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